How-to Guides

This is a collection of evergreen how-guides and detailed tutorials to help you do more with software tools that you use daily.

Windows Live Photo Gallery vs Picasa

The new version of Windows Live Photo Gallery supports facial recognition, geo-tagging, panorama stiching and themed slideshare but is it better that Google’s Picasa software? Read a detailed comparison.

How Much Electricity Does Your Computer Use?

Learn how you can calculate the exact electricity cost of running your laptop or desktop computer all day long with some free software that can automatically measure power consumption.

Backup your Gmail Inbox Online

This tip describes how you can backup your Gmail mailbox online so that you have access to all your emails even if the main service is down.

The Apple iPad: Hands-on Review

Hands-on review of the Apple iPad – know more about the capabilities as well as the limitations of Apple’s tablet.

Find Out How Much Traffic a Website is Getting

Learn about free tools that help you find out how much traffic (or hits) a site is getting on the web. They are good for competitive market research or for spying on your competitor’s site.

My Gmail Account and Google Apps Got Hacked

What should you do when your Gmail or Google Apps accounts are hacked? How do establish your identity to recover your stolen Google Accounts. Here are some tips to protect you from hackers.